The curricula of this option directs first and second year students through the core agriculture courses of plant science, animal science, agricultural technology and agricultural economics. Junior and senior students take courses in mathematics, business, economics, agricultural economics and other areas to tailor the program to their particular needs. Program graduates are prepared for careers in the business and industry of agriculture production, marketing, merchandising, and management, among others.
- To prepare students for entry level jobs in their area of concentration
- To equip students with concepts, theories and research methodology applicable to solving economic problems of the real world
- To prepare students to pursue advanced study in agricultural economics and